Dear Dr. Roach: Two days ago, I was bitten by a tick, which drew blood. Yesterday I was given just two 100-mg doxycycline caps to be taken tog…
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TRAVERSE CITY — They’re tiny. They’re tricky and they’re out for blood.
EMPIRE — Bill Scharf and a team of researchers started with a mist net.
Bill Scharf removes a common yellow throat from one of the mist nets he set up in the Chippewa Run Natural Area in Empire. Scharf catches the …
Record-Eagle photo/Jan-Michael Stump Bill Scharf waits for birds to get caught in nets so he can inspect them for ticks, take measurements and…
Bill Scharf inspects a common yellow throat for ticks in the Chippewa Run Natural Area in Empire.
Bill Scharf places a band on the leg of a swamp sparrow in the Chippewa Run Natural Area in Empire.
TRAVERSE CITY — Two northern Michigan counties are reporting a “significant increase” in cases of Lyme disease compared to previous years, rou…
TRAVERSE CITY — A free smartphone app is partnering citizens and scientists in hopes of forging strategies to combat summer’s archenemy, the tick.